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Crazy Chocolate Chip Cookie Monster Recipe

| May 19, 2017 | 15 Comments
Crazy Chocolate Chip Cookie Monster Recipe

    Vanilla cookies, chocolate chip cookies, red velvet cookies, peppermint cookies… There are so many variations of cookies these days that it’s hard to pick just one cookie to choose! Well, why not consider making crazy chocolate chip cookie monsters instead! These are sure to please even those pesky little fingers who try to swipe […]

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BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad Recipe

| April 14, 2017 | 13 Comments
BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad Recipe

BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad Recipe This BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad is very high in protein while the black beans are as a strong contender in phytonutrient benefits and provide special support for digestive tract health. It’s a perfect meal to bring to work, to a picnic, a family reunion, or to make for dinner when in a hurry! For […]

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Delicious Tomato Basil Soup Recipe In A Bread Bowl

| March 24, 2017 | 22 Comments
Delicious Tomato Basil Soup Recipe In A Bread Bowl

Delicious Tomato Basil Soup Recipe Comfy food is acceptable any time of year! At our house, we eat a soup and a sandwich year round even when it’s very hot outside. It’s a great way to have your kids eat their vegetables. This delicious Tomato Basil Soup recipe and very creamy and tasty. Enjoy! For […]

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4 Tricks to Get Your Children Eating Healthier

| March 22, 2017 | 13 Comments
4 Tricks to Get Your Children Eating Healthier

   4 Tricks to Get Your Children Eating Healthier Some kids will eat almost anything you put on their plate and others, not so much. These picky eaters are hard to please and usually want to eat the same thing over and over. It’s especially common in younger children. Unfortunately, that’s not very healthy. Therefore, […]

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Golden Oreo Cupcake Recipe

| March 10, 2017 | 28 Comments
Golden Oreo Cupcake Recipe

Golden Oreo Cupcake Recipe One of my favourite cookies is the famous Oreo! I remember as a child loving to slam dunk my Oreo in a glass of milk or to twist it to lick the icing. So yummy! There are definitely more varieties of Oreo’s now including the Golden Oreo. This Golden Oreo Cupcake recipe is for all Oreo […]

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Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

| March 7, 2017 | 179 Comments
Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey! #TurkeyEveryDay #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 04/07

  Add Versatility to Your Spring Meals with Canadian Turkey With spring just around the corner, the change to this season of renewal often inspires us to want to create fresh dishes for our families. This is especially the case when it comes to preparing festive meals for occasions such as Easter and March Break. […]

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Chocolate is Why #ILoveDK! #Review #Contest #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/17

| January 30, 2017 | 26 Comments
Chocolate is Why #ILoveDK! #Review #Contest #Giveaway ~ CAN 02/17

Chocolate is Why #ILoveDK! Confession time: I LOVE books! I have been hooked to the written word since I was a child, and it continues to grow! Blogging has also allowed me to have the chance to review a lot of amazing books, so I am combining two passions (yes, I’m a very lucky girl!). […]

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Lemon Whoopie Pies Recipe

| January 27, 2017 | 30 Comments
Lemon Whoopie Pies Recipe

Lemon Whoopie Pies  My family just loves a good Whoopie Pie. In case you did not know what a whoopie pie is, it is a delicious dessert!! It is not a pie, as the name suggest. The “pie” is actually two pieces of cookies (I have also seen people use cake) that is usually made […]

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Valentine’s Day Crinkle Cookies with a White Chocolate Drizzle

| January 20, 2017 | 11 Comments
Valentine’s Day Crinkle Cookies with a White Chocolate Drizzle

  Ah, t’is the season for candy hearts, assorted chocolates, bouquets of various coloured roses…and Valentine’s Day treats! The holiday itself is often so focused on relationships between couples, or the thereof lack of relationships in a person’s life, that we forget to appreciate the true meaning behind the holiday: spreading love around and reminding […]

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Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

| January 13, 2017 | 4 Comments
Valentine’s Day Candy Bark

    Who would ever dare say that candy bark is only meant for Christmastime? Ah, I certainly wouldn’t! Valentine’s Day is the perfect season to gift a homemade treat to your loved ones, or even a delightful opportunity to create memories with them that will surely last a lifetime! And what better way to […]

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Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal Recipe

| December 30, 2016 | 17 Comments
Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal Recipe

Caprese Chicken Cast Iron Meal When dinner time comes around, the last thing any parent wants to be doing is standing over a hot stove. We would rather get dinner done and spend quality time with the children. A few nights ago, listening to the pitter-patter of the kids playing in the other room, I […]

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Cranberry Coconut Oatmeal White Chocolate Cookies

| December 23, 2016 | 17 Comments
Cranberry Coconut Oatmeal White Chocolate Cookies

  Cranberry Coconut Oatmeal White Chocolate Cookies The first time I mentioned making this cookie to my kids, they were not all that enthusiastic about me baking them. After making all the basic cookies that I could possibly find, it was time to venture out of my comfort zone and try something new out. Never […]

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Create & Share to Win in the #BakeItPossible Contest!

| December 1, 2016 | 3 Comments
Create & Share to Win in the #BakeItPossible Contest!

Whether made for the holidays, a special occasion or to brighten a loved one’s day, Canadians love baking fun and creative treats! We like to take chances and think outside of the box when coming up with fabulous ideas for baked dishes to put smiles on the faces of our loved ones. Pillsbury™ and Betty […]

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Super Easy M&M’s Monkey Bread Recipe

| November 18, 2016 | 25 Comments
Super Easy M&M’s Monkey Bread Recipe

Super Easy M&M’s Monkey Bread  I always wondered how to make Monkey bread. It looks like a lot of work until a friend of mine mentioned that she uses refrigerated biscuit dough. What a great idea! It’s actually super easy to make this M&M’s Monkey Bread recipe. For my sweet tooth, the M&M’s add a touch of chocolate […]

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Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes

| November 16, 2016 | 12 Comments
Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes

  Manage Your Weight with These Pancake Recipes I love pancakes. I am sure you all do but restrain yourselves because you consider them high-calorie sweet treats. This is not necessarily true. A few simple changes in the pancake base will reduce their calorie content. Plus, pancake recipes allow experimenting with other ingredients that will […]

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The Best Butter Pecan Cupcake Recipe

| November 11, 2016 | 13 Comments
The Best Butter Pecan Cupcake Recipe

Butter Pecan Cupcake This Butter Pecan Cupcake is tender, ultra-moist, loaded with pecans, and topped with salted caramel sauce and a maraschino cherry. The cupcake is amazingly delicious! Cupcake Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter at room temperature 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1-1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 tsp. baking powder 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1 cup brown sugar 1/4 tsp. salt 2 […]

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Sweet and Salty Cupcake Recipe

| November 4, 2016 | 16 Comments
Sweet and Salty Cupcake Recipe

Sweet and Salty Cupcake Recipe Topped with caramel sauce and Reeses topping mix (if you can find it, simply add small pretzel pieces, M & M’s, and peanuts), this chocolate Sweet and Salty Cupcake is to die for! You are sure to make a good impression with your guests when serving them at a birthday party. […]

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25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

| October 28, 2016 | 11 Comments
25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love!

  25 Halloween Cupcakes Your Friends Will Love! Cupcakes are the perfect dessert – they are portion-controlled (though it’s hard to eat only one!), they are a blank canvas to decorate however your heart desires, and they are easier to transport and display than a full cake. That makes them a ghoulishly great treat for […]

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25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

| October 21, 2016 | 11 Comments
25 Super Cute Halloween Snacks!

  25 Super Fun Halloween Inspired Snacks & Treats Halloween is the favorite holiday of many kids, and for good reason. They get to dress up and “be” whomever or whatever they would like for a day (A superhero? The Staypuft Marshmallow Man? Lime Jell-O? The possibilities are endless…). Plus, they get to collect obscene […]

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Flavoured Inspiration to Discover with Ford Escape Bucket List #BucketListOtt!

| October 20, 2016 | 12 Comments
Flavoured Inspiration to Discover with Ford Escape Bucket List #BucketListOtt!

Flavoured Inspiration to Discover with Ford Escape #BucketListOtt! Bucket lists. We all have experiences and adventures we want to try in our lifetime. Some may be to try a new food or as exciting as bungee jumping into the unknown. Ford Canada invited a group of digital influencers at the Coconut Lagoon to think about […]

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How to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything

| October 18, 2016 | 16 Comments
How to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything

  How to Get Your Kids to Eat Anything   As a parent, we want the best for our children and that includes making sure they are eating a well balanced, whole food diet. Our children deserve to be as healthy and nourished as possible (as do we)! But what do you do when your […]

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Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

| October 14, 2016 | 15 Comments
Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake Recipe

Halloween Bloody Bone Cupcake  The Bloody Bone Cupcake recipe is not for the faint-hearted! How a little bit of red food colouring mix to some corn syrup can make it look like blood dripping! This cupcake recipe is definitely a fan favourite to serve at a Halloween Party. It’s a delicious chocolate cupcake with a butter cream vanilla […]

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3 Fabulous Fall Books with DK Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/18

| October 13, 2016 | 51 Comments
3 Fabulous Fall Books with DK Canada! #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/18

For some people, fall is a season full of colour and wonder. For others, it is a time to escape the cool and wet weather it brings by staying indoors. One way to entertain yourself while staying away from the elements is by reading a great book. DK Canada has a large variety of titles […]

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3 Steps to Enjoy Fall Flavours with Barilla® Pronto™ Pasta! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/11

| October 10, 2016 | 102 Comments
3 Steps to Enjoy Fall Flavours with Barilla® Pronto™ Pasta! #Recipe #Giveaway ~ CAN 11/11

Fall has arrived. With this change in season comes new fruits and veggies to enjoy in warm and cozy dishes. Apples and pumpkins are among some of the produce for people to create fantastic fall favourites such as pies crumbles and soups. Barilla® wants Canadian families to enjoy delicious dishes that will bring a fresh […]

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